Avista Capital Partners Exits Navilyst Medical

Avista Capital Partners Exits Navilyst Medical

AngioDynamics, a medical devices company, has completed its acquisition of Navilyst Medical, a portfolio company of Avista Capital Partners. Based on AngioDynamics recent closing price of $12.44 a share the transaction is valued at $355 million. As a result of the acquisition, Avista Capital Partners received approximately 9.4 million shares of AngioDynamics common stock in […]

Arsenal Acquires Clifton Adhesives

Arsenal Acquires Clifton Adhesives

Royal Adhesives & Sealants, a portfolio company of Arsenal Capital Partners, has announced that Royal will acquire substantially all of the assets of Clifton Adhesives, a provider of adhesives and coatings. “Clifton has a long history supplying adhesives to the demanding aircraft and marine markets. The acquisition of Clifton and merger with Royal represents another […]

ICV Partners Acquires Pharmline

ICV Partners Acquires Pharmline

ICV Partners announced today that its portfolio company, Stauber Performance Ingredients, a manufacturer and distributor of nutritional ingredients and blends, has acquired Pharmline. “This is an important strategic step for Stauber and we are very pleased with the company’s first phase of growth over the past year. This acquisition represents the next step in building […]

Catterton Partners Exits MonoSol

Catterton Partners Exits MonoSol

Catterton Partners today announced that it has entered into an agreement to sell MonoSol, a manufacturer of water-soluble films used in consumer applications, including automatic dishwasher and laundry detergent unit-dose soluble delivery systems, to Kuraray Co. “Catterton has been a tremendous partner for us,” said MonoSol CEO P. Scott Bening. “In addition to providing consumer […]

Angelo, Gordon & Co. Acquires Benihana

Angelo, Gordon & Co. Acquires Benihana

Benihana, operator of the nation’s largest chain of Japanese theme and sushi restaurants, today announced that it has entered into an agreement to be acquired by Angelo, Gordon & Co. in a transaction valued at approximately $296 million. Under the terms of the merger agreement Angelo Gordon will acquire all of the outstanding shares of […]

Vista Equity Partners Acquires Silverchair Learning Systems

Vista Equity Partners Acquires Silverchair Learning Systems

It was announced today that Vista Equity Partners has acquired Silverchair Learning Systems, a provider of online learning and communication services to the senior care industry. Silverchair Learning Systems (SLS) is an accredited online education and communication systems provider that works with senior care providers who want to improve training and communications (both internal and […]

Comvest Group Invests in Primo Water

Comvest Group Invests in Primo Water

The Comvest Group, through its debt fund, Comvest Capital II L.P., has provided a $15.1 million term loan to Primo Water Corporation, a national provider of water dispensers, bulk bottled water and sparkling beverage appliances. “These new financing arrangements provide Primo with flexibility to execute our growth plans across our product lines,” said Primo CFO […]

BV Investment Partners Invests in Health Information Designs

BV Investment Partners Invests in Health Information Designs

BV Investment Partners today announced that it has made an investment in Health Information Designs (“HID”), a provider of primarily healthcare-related information technology and data analytics services to healthcare organizations. The investment in HID was made in partnership with the Gibson family, who founded the business in 1979. “We are pleased that the Gibson family […]

H.I.G. Capital Acquires Comverge

H.I.G. Capital Acquires Comverge

H.I.G. Capital today announced the acquisition of Comverge, a provider of energy management services. “We believe that the intelligent energy management and demand response industries will continue to grow quickly supported by a rebounding economy, aging power infrastructure, more stringent environmental regulations and a strong value proposition. With the support and expertise available to it […]

Thompson Street, Charterhouse Group, and Cequel III Acquire TierPoint

Thompson Street, Charterhouse Group, and Cequel III Acquire TierPoint

Cequel Data Centers, a portfolio company of Thompson Street Capital Partners, Charterhouse Group, and Cequel III, today announced the acquisition of TierPoint, a regional provider of colocation, managed IT and cloud computing services. TierPoint operates three data centers in the greater Spokane, WA area, representing over 30,000 combined square feet of raised-floor, data-center space and […]